27 Jun '12, 9pm

Strong majority of Americans support higher gas tax to improve roads

Strong majority of Americans support higher gas tax to improve roads

Would Americans Support Increased Taxes to Improve Highways, Streets, and Transit? Mineta National Transit Research Consortium's free report gives results of an ongoing national survey. SAN JOSE, Calif., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mineta National Transit Research Consortium (transweb.sjsu.edu/mntrc) has released a peer-reviewed research report, What Do Americans Think about Federal Tax Options to Support Public Transit, Highways, and Local Streets and Roads? Results from Year 3 of a National Survey. The report was conducted by the Mineta Transportation Institute. It summarizes the results of a national random-digit-dial public opinion poll that asked 1,519 respondents if they would support various tax options for raising federal transportation revenues. Special focus was placed on understanding what would motivate people to support increased revenues for ...

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